McMaster University

McMaster University

Nursing at McMaster

Dean's Welcome

From Dr. Carolyn Byrne:

Carolyn Byrne

As you browse through this website, you will soon see that the School of Nursing at McMaster University is a dynamic, innovative and exciting place to learn and work.  As the Associate Dean, Health Sciences and Director of the School of Nursing, I am proud to lead this amazing school.  The website will give you an overview of all aspects of our school. 

First however, I would like to mention the faculty and staff that drive this world renowned school. These are bright and energetic individuals who collectively are all focused on an outstanding student experience, excellence in innovation and placing nursing in the centre of healthcare.

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About Us

Our Vision, Our Values, Our Objectives …

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Nursing professor wins top award for journal article

Feb. 2, 2016 -- Please join us in congratulating Andrea Baumann, along with Patricia Norman, Dina Idriss-Wheeler, Paul Rizk and Kaiyan Fu, on the winning the International Award for Excellence for Volume 5 of The International Journal of Health, Wellness, and Society. This was awarded for the article entitled, "Employees Participating in Change (EPIC): An Empowerment Approach to Improving Staff Health, Safety and Wellness" …

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Oncology nurse wins lifetime award … early

Nov. 24, 2015 -- Denise Bryant-Lukosius was surprised recently to hear that she had been selected for a lifetime achievement award.

"This is quite an honour to be recognized by my colleagues, but it was fully unexpected as I have a lot of my career ahead of me," said Bryant-Lukosius, an associate professor of the School of Nursing and the Department of Oncology at McMaster. She joined McMaster's faculty in 2001.

She received the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology (CANO). The award acknowledges the outstanding contributions to oncology nursing and cancer care in Canada.

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